Child Support Financial Specialist

Portage County
Job Description

Under the Supervision of the Child Support Services Supervisor, this position is responsible to interpret and then enter financial and non-financial court orders, reconcile maintenance and child support payments and arrears, and process all adjustments for Title IV-D of the Social Security Act cases and Non IV-D accounts.  Research and distribute suspense funds daily.  Produce and work reports as needed for collection and adjustment processing.  Handle all financial inquiries by phone, in person or by correspondence.  Revise/modify child support and medical support orders.  Handle case load involving all Foster Care, and Kinship Care while complying with federal regulations, state laws and administrative laws.  Prepare and work with all incoming bills and vouchers pursuant to county policy.


High school diploma or equivalent.
A minimum of two (2) years of bookkeeping work experience and/or technical college training in bookkeeping, accounting, paralegal or related field. 
Two years increasingly responsible office experience required, preferably in a child support, law or court-related area.
Ability to type and use computer programs required.
Must be a licensed driver and have access to an insured vehicle.

Starting wage: $18.80/hour

Apply at:

Portage County Human Resources

1462 Strongs Ave.

Stevens Point, WI 54481

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